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Suspect Arrested in Hit-and-Run Crash That Killed Man Sleeping in Car

Los Angeles police have arrested a driver suspected in a hit-and-run crash that killed a man sleeping inside a parked car.

Reinaldo Vazquez Jr. allegedly ran from the scene of the collision over the weekend in the Pacoima area. Coroner's officials said Daniel Hernandez Gayosso died at hospital of his injuries.

The 35-year-old Vazquez was arrested Sunday night. It wasn't immediately known if he has an attorney.

City News Service reports beer bottles and drug paraphernalia were found inside the suspect's pickup truck. 

A business owner's security camera captured the crash on video.

No Overnight Parking signs are posted on the street. 

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